For the Cover Story tonight, we’ll take a look at a prolific songwriter that, with his partner Mort Shuman, wrote some of the most popular songs for groups like The Coasters and The Drifters, as well as Elvis Presley and Dion and the Belmonts. Coverville proudly presents the Doc Pomus Cover Story.

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40 minutes |

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Tonight’s show features:

1 Album

Can’t Get Used To Losing You
The Beat / The English Beat
Beat This! The Best Of The Beat
Orig. Andy Williams
The English Beat - Beat This! The Best of the English Beat - Can't Get Used to Losing You
2 Album

I Count the Tears
Oi-Skall Mates
Luvin’ Side New Stomper
Orig. Drifters
Oi-Slakk Mates - Luvin' Side New Stomper - I Count the Tears
3 Album

Save The Last Dance For Me
Michael Stanley
The Farrago Sessions
Orig. Drifters
4 Album

Lonely Avenue
Ian Gillan & Roger Glover
Accidentally On Purpose
Orig. Ray Charles
5 Album

This Magic Moment
Nord Express
Loveland 1995-2005
Orig. Drifters
6 Album

Sweets For My Sweet
Brian Wilson
Till The Night Is Gone: A Tribute To Doc Pomus
Orig. Drifters
7 Album

Young Blood
Bruce Willis
The Return Of Bruno
Orig. Coasters
8 Album

Teenager In Love
Less Than Jake
Goodbye Blue & White
Orig. Dion & The Belmonts
9 Album

Viva Las Vegas
Dead Kennedys
Fresh Fruit For Rotting Vegetables
Orig. Elvis Presley

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